During the presentation, you need to attract and retain audience attention. Slides that look like
a blackboard with charts and diagrams drawn with chalk can help to keep wandering eyes on your
PowerPoint offers various tools for charts, pictures, texts, and diagrams, but still many
presentations look alike. Today, you will master some of PowerPoint that will allow you to
create graphs and charts with chalk and crayon effects as in childhood.
Some of the popular presentations show slides that mimic blackboards, and charts or diagrams look
that like drawn by chalk. Here you will find some tricks that help to create slides like this:
Hand-drawn diagrams and flowcharts became popular lately, but you cannot use default PowerPoint
shapes to create them. In this tip, you will see how to create a custom arrow shape with a
For some charts or diagrams, you need to create a regular polygon – equiangular
(all angles are equal) or equilateral (all sides have the same length).
E.g., equilateral triangle, regular square, etc.
When you create a text box in your presentation, any text you type appears has the default font that can be
different from version to version...
When you create a shape in your presentation, it is created with the default style and any text that you
type has the default font.
There are a lot of ways how to show your picture in the PowerPoint slide. You can choose different borders
with ornaments and colors, you can use different shapes for it, or you can use letters like shapes. This tip
is about the water stains effect that can help you to create illustrations.